ISBN13:978-0226114705 ISBN10: 0226114708 This edition has also been released as: ISBN13: 978-0226114699 ISBN10: 0226114694
Summary: Preface Introduction 1. Aesthetics, Criticism, and Analysis Music: A View from Delft Musical Theory as a Humanistic Discipline Analysis Today Beyond Analysis Three Ways of Reading a Detective Story--Or a Brahms Intermezzo The Authority of Music Criticism 2. Music and Words Words into Music: The Composer's Approach to the Text The World of Opera and Its Inhabitants Berlioz's Divine Comedy: The Grande messe des morts The Old Man's Toys: Verdi's Last Operas 3. Nineteenth- and Twentieth-
Century Masters Beethoven's Experiments in Composition: The Late Bagatelles Schubert's Unfinished Business Inside the Saint's Head: The Music of Berlioz Sound and Syntax: An Introduction to Schoenberg's Harmony Webern's Apprenticeship The Uses of Convention: Stravinsky and His Models Stravinsky: The Progress of a Method In Defense of Song: The Contribution of Roger Sessions Edward T. Cone: A Chronological Bibliography Acknowledgments Index
Summary: Preface Introduction 1. Aesthetics, Criticism, and Analysis Music: A View from Delft Musical Theory as a Humanistic Discipline Analysis Today Beyond Analysis Three Ways of Reading a Detective Story--Or a Brahms Intermezzo The Authority of Music Criticism 2. Music and Words Words into Music: The Composer's Approach to the Text The World of Opera and Its Inhabitants Berlioz's Divine Comedy: The Grande messe des morts The Old Man's Toys: Verdi's Last Operas 3. Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century Masters Beethoven's Experiments in Composition: The Late Bagatelles Schubert's Unfinished Business Inside the Saint's Head: The Music of Berlioz Sound and Syntax: An Introduction to Schoenberg's Harmony Webern's Apprenticeship The Uses of Convention: Stravinsky and His Models Stravinsky: The Progress of a Method In Defense of Song: The Contribution of Roger Sessions Edward T. Cone: A Chronological Bibliography Acknowledgments Index ...show less
Edition/Copyright:89 Cover: Paperback Publisher:University of Chicago Press Published: 04/28/1989 International: No
List Price: $35.00
Used Currently Sold Out
New Currently Sold Out
Due back 08/14/2015
Save $6.51 (19%)
Free return shipping
21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $15.00
13 more offers below.
Additional Sellers for Music : A View from Delft
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping.More about the Marketplace
Barnes & Noble.com Various Shipping Locations, USA
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
$15.00 +$3.99 s/h
Magnus Berglund, Book Seller CA Amador City, CA
U.S.A. 1989 Trade Paper Back Very Good Some erasable pencil notes and minimum ink markings. Fold out chart. Still a nice copy.
$17.25 +$3.99 s/h
Better World Books Mishawaka, IN
Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
$17.43 +$3.99 s/h
HippoBooks-DB Toledo, OH
Our feedback rating says it all: Five star service and fast delivery! We have shipped four million items to happy customers, and have one MILLION unique items ready to ship today!
$19.99 +$3.99 s/h
Reddwave Philadelphia, PA
PLEASE READ - Very Good: Almost like new with some minor cover and edge wear, clean yellow pages, appears to be unread. Tracking number provided with every order.
$29.95 +$3.99 s/h
michael diesman NY Flushing, NY
U.S.A. 1989 Soft Cover First Edition Near Fine Included in these eighteen essays by Cone are his never-before-published essay, "The World of Opera and Its Inhabitants, " the unabridged version of "M...show moreusic: A View from Delft, " an introduction to this collection by the author himself, and a complete bibliography of his published writings. "This selection of [Cone's] writings includes all the most incandescent and influential articles. We should have had such a book long ago."?Joseph Kerman, University of California at Berkeley Winner of the ASCAP-Deems Taylor Award for 1990. ...show less
$31.42 +$3.99 s/h
Time For Books Clermont, FL
0226114708 Very Nice Copy--SPEEDY SHIPPING/100% Money BACK Guarantee!
$33.32 +$3.99 s/h
PaperbackshopUS Secaucus, NJ
New Book. Shipped from US within 4 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000
$35.00 +$3.99 s/h
Richard J. Park, Bookseller Leawood, KS
0226114708 Signed by Author Book is in Very Good+ condition. SIGNED by the author and Inscribed to composer Virgil Thomson. 334 pages.
$35.37 +$3.99 s/h
indoo Avenel, NJ
$39.95 +$3.99 s/h
omgtextbooks Pueblo West, CO
Chicago, IL 1989 Trade paperback Good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 344 p. Contains: Illustrations.
Free Shipping Get Free Shipping on orders over $25 (not including Rental and Marketplace). Order arrives in 5-10 business days.
Need it faster? We offer fast, flat-rate expedited shipping options.
Not the right book for you? We'll gladly take it back within 30 days.
To return an eTextbook:
Your eTextbook is non-returnable once it's been activated. You must contact us about returning your eTextbook before you activate it.
Returns are accepted within 30 days of the purchase date on your order confirmation.
This book qualifies for guaranteed cash back! Buy it now for , then:
Sell it back by:
Guaranteed cash back:
Cost of this book after cash back:
Take advantage of Guaranteed Cash Back. Send your book to us in good condition before the end of the buyback period, we'll send YOU a check, and you'll pay less for your textbooks!
If you find this book for less on Amazon.com (direct from Amazon, not marketplace sellers), we'll match it.
In our warehouse, waiting to ship directly to you.
We hand-inspect every used textbook to make sure it's in good condition.
Buy it now. Sell it later!
Sell this textbook for cash!
When you're done with this book, sell it back to Textbooks.com. In addition to the best possible buyback price, you'll get an extra 10% cash back just for being a customer.
We buy good-condition used textbooks year 'round, 24/7. No matter where you bought it, Textbooks.com will buy your textbooks for the most cash.
We hand-inspect every one of our used textbooks to ensure good condition.
Our used textbooks do NOT have:
Missing or torn pages
Missing or torn cover
Torn or damaged binding
A broken spine
This textbook has never been used.
Due to the size of eTextbooks, a high-speed internet connection (cable modem, DSL, LAN) is required for download stability and speed. Your connection can be wired or wireless.
Being online is not required for reading an eTextbook after successfully downloading it. You must only be connected to the Internet duringthe download process.
XP or Windows 7 (32 or 64 running in 32 bit mode), or Mac OS 10.6 or above
At least 512 MB RAM, 600 mHZ processor, and 40 MB of hard drive space (75MB for Mac OS)
What is the Marketplace? It's another way for you to get the right price on the books you need. We approved every Marketplace vendor to sell their books on Textbooks.com, so you know they're all reliable.
What are Marketplace shipping options? Marketplace items do not qualify for free shipping. When ordering from the Marketplace, please specify whether you want the seller to send your book Standard ($3.99/item) or Express ($6.99/item). To get free shipping over $25, just order directly from Textbooks.com instead of through the Marketplace.
FREE UPS 2nd Day Air Terms
Rental and Marketplace items are excluded. Offer is valid from 1/21/2013 12:00PM to 1/23/2013 11:59AM CST. Your order must be placed by 12 Noon CST to be processed on the same day. Minimum order value is $100.00 excluding Rental and Marketplace items. To redeem this offer, select "FREE UPS 2ND DAY AIR" at checkout. Offer not is not valid on previous orders.